Having become the first ever band to reach the semi finals of Britain’s Got Talent and following up with a performance for Her Majesty The Queen as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, The Jive Aces have truly established themselves as the UK’s top Jive & Swing band.
The band is renowned for its hot, swinging music and high-energy stage show playing songs made famous by such greats as Bobby Darin, Louis Prima and Sammy Davis Jnr as well as a selection of superb originals.
Their forthcoming album, ‘King of the Swingers: A Salute to Louis Prima’ was recorded in Hollywood and features very special guests such as Kenny Ball, Ray Gelato and Toni Elizabeth Prima (daughter of Louis Prima and Keely Smith).
It includes their hit version of the classic ‘Bring Me Sunshine’ and a video of which now has more than two million views on YouTube and has won seven film festival awards.
The Jive Aces have brought the house down at thousands of festivals, theatres, and dance halls throughout the UK, Europe, the USA and beyond, also making hundreds of TV and radio appearances world-wide.
The yellow-suited sextet have worked with such people as Van Morrison, John Travolta, Isaac Hayes, Lisa Marie Presley and many others in their career so far.
The Jive Aces perform at the Royal Hippodrome Theatre on Saturday , January11, at 7.30pm - tickets £15/£13 concessions. Box Office 01323 412000 or www.royalhippodrome.com